The Great British Baking Show

Season 2 Premiered Fall 2015

Follow the trials and tribulations of passionate amateur bakers whose goal is to be named the U.K.’s best. Each week, the bakers tackle a different skill, the difficulty of which increases as the competition unfolds.

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Clips 41

Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show The Art of Choux Pastry

The Great British Baking Show

The Art of Choux Pastry

The bakers struggle to create choux pastry for the technical challenge.

1:51

The Art of Choux Pastry

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Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Bun Baking Under Pressure

The Great British Baking Show

Bun Baking Under Pressure

With minutes left to finish their sweet buns, the bakers are feeling the time constraints.

1:29

Bun Baking Under Pressure

1:29

Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show The Challenge of Tuiles

The Great British Baking Show

The Challenge of Tuiles

Baking tuiles will test the bakers piping skills, time management, and precision.

1:21

The Challenge of Tuiles

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Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Avoiding "Soggy Bottoms"

The Great British Baking Show

Avoiding "Soggy Bottoms"

Pies need to be fully baked through in order to avoid a moist crust or "soggy bottom."

1:35

Avoiding "Soggy Bottoms"

1:35

Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Elements of an English Trifle

The Great British Baking Show

Elements of an English Trifle

Layers of sponge, custard, jam - the combinations are endless, but the design is critical.

0:30

Elements of an English Trifle

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Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Bread Kneading Techniques

The Great British Baking Show

Bread Kneading Techniques

Dough slapping, window panes, and stretching - there's more than one way to knead dough.

1:03

Bread Kneading Techniques

1:03

Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Meet the Bakers: Ali

The Great British Baking Show

Meet the Bakers: Ali

Get to know Ali. His favorite thing to bake is his white chocolate crème brulee tart.

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Meet the Bakers: Ali

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Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Meet the Bakers: Beca

The Great British Baking Show

Meet the Bakers: Beca

Meet Beca from Wales, who bakes for her husbands' military regiment.

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Meet the Bakers: Beca

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Previews 20

Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Season 2, Episode 10 Preview: The Final

The Great British Baking Show

Season 2, Episode 10 Preview: The Final

Just three challenges lie between the three finalists and the trophy.

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Season 2, Episode 10 Preview: The Final

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Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Season 2, Episode 9 Preview: French Week

The Great British Baking Show

Season 2, Episode 9 Preview: French Week

The semi-finalists have just three French bakes standing between them and the final.

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Season 2, Episode 9 Preview: French Week

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Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Season 2, Episode 8 Preview: Quarterfinal

The Great British Baking Show

Season 2, Episode 8 Preview: Quarterfinal

The bakers are tested on how they cope working with unconventional flours and desserts.

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Season 2, Episode 8 Preview: Quarterfinal

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Video thumbnail: The Great British Baking Show Season 2, Episode 7 Preview: Pastry

The Great British Baking Show

Season 2, Episode 7 Preview: Pastry

With only six bakers left, the stakes are getting higher, and this week they face pastry.

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Season 2, Episode 7 Preview: Pastry

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